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Global News published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus: Sweden shifts COVID-19 strategy as second wave surges” – below is their description.
Sweden has so far resisted a national lockdown but it’s rethinking its strategy after recording a surge of second wave infections. Tonight its citizens are being told to stay home with strict measures going into effect. As Crystal Goomansingh reports, Sweden has been slammed for taking a lax attitude towards COVID-19, which is now being hit with more deaths than its neighbours. MORE: https://globalnews.ca/news/7020169/coronavirus-sweden-scientist-method/ For more info, please go to http://www.globalnews.ca Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB #COVID #GlobalNews #COVIDSwedenGlobal News YouTube Channel
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In This Story: COVID-19
Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
Latest News about Covid-19
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In This Story: Lockdown
During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.